The following notice has been issued by the Food Standards Agency:
Welsh Cottage Cakes is recalling its Spelt and Fruit Cake because it contains wheat, which is not mentioned on the label. This means the product is a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy or intolerance to wheat or gluten.
Spelt and Fruit Cake
Pack size: large (550 g) and small (360 g)
Batch code: 190920, 191004, 191017, 191025, 191108
Best-before dates: 23 November 2019, 7 December 2019, 20 December 2019, 28 December 2019, 11 January 2020
No other Welsh Cottage Cakes products are known to be affected.
Allergen(s): wheat (gluten)
This product contains wheat making it a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy or intolerance to wheat or gluten.
Action taken by the company
Welsh Cottage Cakes is recalling the above product from customers and has been advised to contact the relevant allergy support organisations, which will tell their members about the recall. The company has also issued a point-of-sale notice to its customers. These notices explain to customers why the product is being recalled and tell them what to do if they have bought the product.
Our advice to consumers
If you have bought the above product and have an allergy or intolerance to wheat or gluten do not eat it. Instead contact Welsh Cottage Cakes directly for a full refund (01558 824213 or firstname.lastname@example.org).